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Acheson Surname


Frequency of Acheson in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, ACHESON ranked #14,243 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 1,933 people, or approximately 1 in every 139,556 individuals in the US had this surname in 2000.

Name Rank Count Percent
Non-Hispanic Hispanic
(of any
race)
White Black American
Indian/
Alaskan
Native
Asian/
Pacific
Islander
Two
or More
Races
ACHESON14,2431,93395.76%0.47%0.62%0.31%1.19%1.66%
US Top 151,671 269,762,087 69.8% 11.8% 0.7% 3.7% 1.7% 12.3%

Source: "Genealogy Data: Frequently Occurring Surnames from Census 2000", US Census Bureau.

1990 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, ACHESON ranked #13,599 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 100,000 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

Source: "Frequently Occurring Surnames from Census 1990", US Census Bureau.

Acheson Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 46 grave(s) with the surname Acheson.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Acheson.

Resource Links for Acheson


Acheson (surname) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia [Wikipedia]
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Acheson_(surname)

Acheson Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/acheson/

Behind the Name: A [Behind The Name]
The meaning and history of first names.
http://www.surnames.behindthename.com/php/browse.php?letter=a (1 Feb 2011)

Acheson Surname Resource Center [SurnameWeb.org]
http://www.surnameweb.org/Acheson/surnames.htm

Acheson Surname Origin & Family History with Genealogy & Family History Resources [Ancestor Search]
Find the meaning and origin of the Acheson surname / last name in this family name dictionary with family history & genealogy resources.
http://www.searchforancestors.com/surnames/origin/a/acheson.php (6 May 2011)

Acheson Genealogy and Family History Research [DistantCousin.com]
http://www.distantcousin.com/SurnameResources/Surname.asp?Surname=Acheson (20 Aug 2007)


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